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Annual Camp 2018 by Taybah

My 1st Claremont Troop Camp started on the 15th December 2018. We packed all our equipment for the camp, and then started our journey to Appleton Scout Base on Signal Hill. At Appleton we were divided into patrols. We hiked down Signal Hill to the noon gun. The navy officer gave us a bit of …

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A year in 1st Claremont Scouts by Natasha

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Bats Patrol Hike

  [easy-image-collage id=11768] On a cool Saturday – perfect hiking weather – the Bats Patrol set out to hike from Constantia Nek to De Villiers Dam. Thanks to all the participants and well done to Nina for organising the route! Related Images:

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The AGM – The Scout Group Leader’s Address

Below is the text of Tim, our Scout Group Leaders address, at the 2018 AGM. The Group Committee consists of volunteer parents, each with a defined role, to support the branches (troop and pack), in producing scouting. Karen has fulfilled the role of managing our important leasing activities which supports not only the troop and …

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A year in 1st Claremont Scouts by Rebecca

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Elandspad Kloofing 2019 by Aidan

We started our eventful day meeting at 8:30 at the parking lot near the Huguenot tunnel on the Worcester side. We hiked along the mountain and then descended towards the river. We stopped at a spot next to the river, had a snack and everyone had to ensure that their belongings in their backpacks would …

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Founders Day 24th February 2019

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Reflections

Recently our senior scouts hiked the Outeniqua and Harkerville Trails near Knysna. This was done as a substitute for the cancelled 2018 Senior Scout Adventure. The scouts did this hike on their own without any adult accompanying them or even being within 500 kms of them. I expected concerns to be raised by parents over …

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